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Useful Ways to Download Embedded Video

Want to download embedded video from websites onto computer? Then you need to read this article and learn some useful ways to download embedded video.

Download Embedded Video

Part 1. Record and download embedded video

What is the most efficient way to download embedded video? Rather than download embedded video from Chrome or Firefox, you are able to apply a video capturing software to record your preferred embedded video instead. Then Screen Recorder is highly recommended.

Aiseesoft Screen Recorder

Download embedded video with Screen Recorder

Step 1Download Screen Recorder

Download, install and launch this embedded video recording software on your computer.

Screen Recorder Interface

Step 2Choose Screen Recorder

Click "Screen Recorder" to enter the "Record Video and Audio" window.

Choose Screen Recorder

Step 3Choose recording way

Choose to record sound from system audio or microphone, here we suggest you recording the embedded video from system audio.

Video And Audio Window

Step 4Record video

Open the website which contains the embedded video that you want to download. Click "REC" button to record the embedded video, and click "Stop" button when the recording is done. Save the recording.

Part 2. Download embedded video using your browser

Usually, flash animation files are embedded as SWF (Small Web Format) files in websites. It is possible for you to download these SWF files without the overhead of browser extensions. Here's how you can do it on Chrome or Firefox.

Download embedded video using Chrome

Step 1Open the Flash embedded video on one Chrome tab and allow the video to load completely. Right-click on an empty area and choose the option of "Inspect Element" from list. Or you can hit the "F12" key from the keyboard to trigger it.

Inspect Element

Step 2Then a separate frame will open up from the browser bottom screen.

Inspect Element Code

Step 3Click on the magnifying glass icon, then choose the embedded video element from the page. Click on the Flash embedded video getting highlighted, and the object path is also displayed in the code. Hit the URL and paste it in the address bar of Chrome, and then open it again.

Copy Embedded Video URL

Step 4Open the dropdown Chrome menu (Customize and control Google Chrome) from the top-right and click on "Save page as". Save and downloaded embedded video from Chrome to your computer.

Download embedded video using Firefox

Step 1 Launch Firefox browser to visit the site that has the embedded video. On any empty area, right-click and choose the option of "View Page Info". You can also go to "Tools" from Firefox and choose "Page Info" then.

View Page Info

Step 2The "Page Info" box has five tabs, "General", "Media", "Feeds", "Permissions", and "Security". Choose the "Media" tab. As long as the page has any media file, the "Media" tab lists all image elements like the embedded video files, images, icons, style sheets, etc.

Step 3You are able to sort the elements by type saying "Embed". Highlight the embedded video file and click "Save" button as to download the embedded video.

Find Embedded Video URL

In this article, we mainly show you how to use Screen Recorder to download embedded video and how to use browser like Chrome or Firefox to download embedded video. Feel free to leave comments below.

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June 21, 2018 09:15 / Updated by to Video Downloader